Art Of Persia

June 2020

Series 1: Episode 3

3.0 83 x
Samira Ahmed goes back to when Persia faced her gravest threat - Genghis Khan - and reveals how the Safavids, who succeeded the Mongols, give Iran a powerful new identity.

Series 1: Episode 2

4.5 92 x
Samira Ahmed reveals how Iran preserved its distinctive language and culture despite the Arab conquest of Persia.

Series 1: Episode 1

3.0 99 x
Documentary series. Samira Ahmed journeys to places rarely seen by western audiences to reveal how the Persian Empire was born.